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Benjamin Franklin Reynolds

Male 1876 - 1939  (63 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Franklin Reynolds 
    Born 5 Feb 1876  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Nov 1939  [2
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 


    • U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Benjamin Franklin Reynolds
      Address: 204 N 2nd St, Hbg, Pa
      City: Harrisburg
      County: Dauphin
      State: Pennsylvania
      Birth Date: 5 Feb 1876
      Race: White
      Draft Board: 1
      Age: 42
      Occupation: saesman - CL Conover
      Nearest Relative: Bessie Mabel Reynolds, wife
      Height/Build: tall/slender
      Color of Eyes/Hair: brown/brown

      Death Record
      Name: Benjamin Franklin/Reynolds
      Sex: Male
      Death Date: 18 Nov 1939
      Death Place: Bergoo, Webster, West Virginia
      Age at Death: 63y 9m 18d
      Burial Date: 19 Nov 1939
      Cemetery: Oak Hill
      Birth Date: 05 Feb 1876
      Birth Place: W. Va.
      Marital Status: W
      Occupation: Oil Mfg. & Distributor
      Mother: Henrietta F./Stalls
      Mother's Birth Place: W. Va.
      Father: Allen F./Reynolds
      Father's Birth Place: W. Va.
      Cause: Pneumonia

      Buried Oak Hill Cemetery near Ripley
    Person ID I3180  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2006 

    Father Allen Taylor Reynolds,   b. 8 Sep 1848,   d. 5 Nov 1925, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Henrietta Catherine Staats,   b. 1 Apr 1853, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1928, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1871  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 3/6/1871
      Place: Jackson Co WV
      Allen T Reynolds, 22. Jackson Co, Jackson Co, James M & A Reynolds
      H Staats, 18, Jackson Co, Jackson Co, M & H Staats

      1880 Census Place: E.D. 43, Jackson, West Virginia
      Taylor REYNOLDS Self M M W 32 VA VA VA
      Henrieta REYNOLDS Wife F M W 27 VA VAVA
      Emma REYNOLDS Dau F S W 8 WV
      Benj. F. REYNOLDS Son M S W 4 WV
      Hannah C. REYNOLDS Dau F S W 2 WV
      James REYNOLDS Son M S W 1M VA May 11
      Jho. RHODES Other M S W 17 VA

      1900 Ripley Dist , Jackson, WV # 185-187
      Reynolds, Allen 9/1848, m 29y
      Henrietta C, 3/1853, 7-7
      Emma D, 1/1872
      Benjamin F 2/1876
      Hannah C 3/1878
      James M 5/1880
      Nellie J 9/1883
      John T 9/1885
      Mary V A, 11/1890

      1920 Jackson, WV #29-28
      Reynolds, A.T., 71
      Henrietta C, 66
      Hannah, 39, dau
      Jefferies, J. Frank, 18, boarder

      Both buried Oak Hill Cemetery near Ripley:
      Reynolds, Allen T, Sept 8, 1848 - Nov 5, 1925
      Reynolds, Henrietta Catherine, March 31, 1853- Dec 1928
      Reynolds, Hannah C, March 10, 1878 - July 25, 1965
      Reynolds, Benjamin F, Feb 5, 1876- Nov 8, 1939
    Photos
    Reynolds, Allen Taylor Family
    Reynolds, Allen Taylor Family
    Cropped from the larger picture
    Reynolds:  Allen & Catherine Staats Reynolds family
    Reynolds: Allen & Catherine Staats Reynolds family
    Front row: Emma Reynolds, Catherine Staats Reynolds, Allen Taylor Reynolds, Mary Reynolds
    Back row: John Reynolds, Hannah Reynolds, James Reynolds, Benjamin Reynolds, Nellie Reynolds, Frank Jeffrey (foster son)
    Family ID F912  Group Sheet

    Family Bessie Mabel Fawcett,   b. Feb 1881, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Oct 1903  Columbiana County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • Ohio, County Marriages, 1790-1950
      Name: Benjamin F. Reynolds
      Event: Marriage
      Event Date: 07 Oct 1903
      Event Place: Columbiana County, Ohio
      Age: 27
      Estimated Birth Year: 1876
      Father: A. T. Reynolds
      Mother: Henrietta C. Statto
      Spouse: Bessie Mabel Fawcett
      Spouse's Age: 22
      Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: 1881
      Spouse's Father: S. L. Fawcett
      Spouse's Mother: Larina Lewis
      Reference Number: p 453 cn 906
      Film Number: 927776
      Digital Folder Number: 4017346
      Image Number: 262

      1920 Harrisburg Ward 4, Dauphin, PA
      Reynolds, Ben F 43 WV WV WV salesman Machinery Co
      Bessie M 38 OH OH OH
    Family ID F24074  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Oct 1903 - Columbiana County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Reynolds: Allen Taylor Reynolds Family
    Reynolds: Allen Taylor Reynolds Family
    Full size picture of house and yard
    Left to right: Hannah Catherine Reynolds, Nellie Josephine Reynolds, John Taylor Reynolds, James Mark Reynolds, Mabel - wife of Benjamin, Benjamin Franklin Reynolds, Allen Taylor Reynolds father, Henrietta Catherine Staats Reynolds mother, Mary Victoria Reynolds, Emma Dorcas Reynolds
    Reynolds:  Allen & Catherine Staats Reynolds family
    Reynolds: Allen & Catherine Staats Reynolds family
    Front row: Emma Reynolds, Catherine Staats Reynolds, Allen Taylor Reynolds, Mary Reynolds
    Back row: John Reynolds, Hannah Reynolds, James Reynolds, Benjamin Reynolds, Nellie Reynolds, Frank Jeffrey (foster son)

  • Sources 
    1. [S518] Census, 1880 JC.

    2. [S7] Gravestone.

    3. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    4. [S839] Marriage Records, Family Search.org.